Bahrain will get new F-16 Block 70
- June 26, 2018
Lockheed Martin has received a contract, worth $1.2 billion from the US government to produce 16 new F-16 Block 70 aircraft for the Royal Bahraini Air Force.
The production will be carried out in Greenville, South Carolina. The period of performance on the contract will expire in September 2023.
Bahrain is the first customer to procure the F-16 Block 70, the newest and most advanced F-16 production configuration.